Case Report: Extra Skeletal Chondroma of the Ring Finger in Right Hand
Journal of Surgery
Volume 2, Issue 1, February 2014, Pages: 7-10
Received: Nov. 17, 2014; Accepted: Dec. 2, 2014; Published: Jan. 6, 2015
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Siddaram Patil, Department of Orthopaedics, Mamata Medical College and Hospital, Khammam, India
Sankar Rao P., Department of Orthopaedics, Mamata Medical College and Hospital, Khammam, India
Pradeep , Orthopaedics, Mamata Medical College and Hospital, Khammam, India
Pawan Nawataki, Orthopaedics, Mamata Medical College and Hospital, Khammam, India
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A 45 year old male patient presented with history of painless swelling on the right dorsum of ring finger palm since 4 years. Physical examination revealed irregular firm mass on the volar aspect of the left thumb measuring 13x6 cm, extending from base of the proximal phalynx to thenar crease. Movements of right ring and little finger at MCP joint were restricted. X-ray of the hand showed a dense soft tissue mass with calcification (Fig. 1). There was no periosteal reaction nor any erosionof the cortical bone. Marginal excision of the tumor was done under regional anaesthesia and was sent for histopathological examination.
Extraskeletal Chondroma, Extraskeletal Myxoid Chondrosarcomas, Ring Finger
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Siddaram Patil, Sankar Rao P., Pradeep , Pawan Nawataki, Case Report: Extra Skeletal Chondroma of the Ring Finger in Right Hand, Journal of Surgery. Vol. 2, No. 1, 2014, pp. 7-10. doi: 10.11648/j.js.20140201.13
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